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Herbarium specimen: Platanthera chlorantha

Taxon:Orchidaceae: Platanthera chlorantha (Custer) Rchb. ("Greater Butterfly-orchid")
Other name:Habenaria chlorantha
Filed in taxon folder:Orchidaceae: Platanthera chlorantha (Custer) Rchb. ("Greater Butterfly-orchid")
Collected by:F Bouskell
Collection date:7/1902
Locality:Ireland, VCH1 South Kerry, Lough Caragh, V79, near Lough Caragh [Killarney]
communicated:Mr William Bell
ex herb:Mr Harold Stuart Thompson
Institution:University of Birmingham (BIRM)
Image:Platanthera chlorantha herbarium specimen from Lough Caragh, VCH1 South Kerry in 1902 by F Bouskell.
fruits/flowers:mature flowers
Tags:lc 9th: 1469
notes:I saw H. bifolia in this district [Caragh] H.S.T.
Lond Cat Ed 9th N 1469

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+Platanthera chloranthaGB, VC17 Surrey, Walton on ThamesStephen Troyte Dunn1893BIRM
+Platanthera chloranthaGB, VC6 North Somerset, TickenhamMargaret Mackintyre6/1916BIRM

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